The Assembly is consitututed by Public Bodies (ordinary and aggregate), who appoint a technology trasnfer delegate or legal representative that will partake in person at the assembly meetings.
President and Vice-President
The President and Vice President of Netval are appointed by the Assembly from amongst the members of the Board of Directors for a period of three years, a maximum of two terms can be served by the same person.
For the three-year period 2020-2022, Eng. Giuseppe Conti (IUSS of Pavia) was nominated as President and Prof. Andrea Piccaluga (Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna) as Vice President.
Board of Directors
The Board of Directors (three-year period 2020-2022) is made up of nine members, including the President and the Vice-President, nominated by the Assembly from among the persons nominated by the ordinary members of Netval; it is chaired by the President and remains in office for a period of three years.
None of the members elected to the governing bodies receives compensation or attendance fees.
Dr. Gesualda La Porta is the treasurer for the three-year period 2020-2022.
Netval Secretary General, who, as part of the Association's activities, is in charge of liasing with the President, the Board of Directors and the Assembly of Members, for the organization and coordination of training activities and discussion groups, project monitoring. She also manages the administrative and financial activities. Graduated in International Economics and Finance in 2011 at the Università di Milano, she joined the Netval staff in the same year; in 2013 she obtained her Masters in Open Innovation and Knowledge Transfer at the MIP - Politecnico di Milano.
Claudia Daniele has worked in the Netval secretariat since 2016. Graduated in Sociology at the Università di Pisa, she is in charge of analysing the Italian and European universities technology transfer landscape and of producing the statistical data for the annual Netval survey, since 2011. Since 2016 she has been involved in the implementation of Netval communication activities (newsletter, internal communications, website content and development and social network) and helps organizing the training activities and working groups.
Alessandra Pastori joined the Netval secretariat in 2020. Graduated in Economics and Commerce from the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Milano, she is in charge of managing the administrative and accounting activities of Netval.
In 2018 Federico Novembrini, a graduate in Management Engineering from the Politecnico di Torino, joins the Netval team; he is currently project manager of the Knowledge-Share project.
In April 2020 Federico was joined in his activity as project manager by Gloria Padmaperuma, PhD in Chemical and Biotechnological Engineering at the University of Sheffield.